GameStop

GameStop Corp. is an American video game, consumer electronics, and gaming merchandise retailer. The company is headquartered in Grapevine, Texas, United States, and is the world's largest video game... Wikipedia

  • Formerly called:  Babbage's (1984–1999)
  • Type:  Public
  • Traded as:  NYSE: GME, FWB, S&P 600 component (GME)
  • Industry:  Retail
  • Predecessors:  Software Etc, Funco
  • Founded:  1984
  • Founders:  Leonard Riggio, Daniel DeMatteo, Richard Fontaine
  • Number of locations:  5,509 (Feb. 2020)
  • Key people:  Dan DeMatteo, (Executive Chairman), George Sherman, (CEO)
  • Products:  Video games, Consoles, Accessories
  • Revenue:  US$6.466 billion (2019)
  • Operating income:  US$ −464.4 million (2019)
  • Total assets:  US$2.82 billion (2019)
  • Total equity:  US$611.5 million (2019)
  • Number of employees:  14,000 full-time, 22,000-42,000 part-time (2019)
  • Parent:  NeoStar Retail Group (1994–1996), Babbage's Etc. (1996–1999), Barnes & Noble (1999–2004)
  • Divisions:  Video Game Brands, Technology Brands
  • Subsidiaries:  Babbage's, EB Games, EB Games Australia, Game Informer, Geeknet, Micromania-Zing, ThinkGeek, Zing Pop Culture, Rhino Video Games
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo